Politis & Matovina, P.A.
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Serious Truck Accident Cases

Our Daytona Beach truck accident firm is passionate about helping injured victims get back on track after a serious collision.

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In a Truck Accident in Daytona Beach?

Call (386) 218-2644 to Get the Justice You Deserve.

Few things are more devastating than being in a serious collision involving a truck, 18-wheeler, or other type of commercial vehicle. Victims are often left reeling in the aftermath of such an event and the resulting medical bills, property damage repairs, and injuries could be life-changing. If your accident was caused by a negligent truck driver, or if your truck accident was caused by other circumstances not of your own actions, you must speak with us immediately. Our firm demands justice on behalf of the innocently injured and bereaved. Our impressive record of results proves our ability to go toe-to-toe for you. Speak with us at (386) 218-2644 and learn about your options.

  • Get to Know Politis & Matovina, P.A.

    Established in 1993. More Than $200 Million Won.

    At Politis & Matovina, P.A., we employ a skilled team of personal injury lawyers. Our attorneys were raised here, and many are now raising their own families here. We are dedicated to serving our neighbors, and that effort shows in our history of handling lengthy, complicated cases. We don’t shy away from a challenge. Instead, we dive in head first because our clients deserve attorneys who take their case as seriously as they do. Our attorneys and senior staff members keep their phones handy after hours to give clients 24/7 access to the team.

    We are well known in this community, and, perhaps more importantly, respected in the court system. Our reputations are built on years of integrity, compassion, and results. In each and every case, we devote extensive amounts of time and effort into case investigation and preparation, ensuring that we give our clients their best possible chance at maximum compensation. To date, we’ve won more than $200 million on behalf of our clients. Let us help you navigate your legal situation, advocate for just compensation, and fight for a safe, secure future.

    Our Team:

Over $200 Million Recovered for the Injured Since 1993

Recent Case Results

  • Wrongful Death of A One Year Old Boy

    $2,500,000 Settlement

  • Wrongful Death of Two Men in Motorcycle Accident

    $2,000,000 Recovery

  • Motorcycle Accident Victim Who Nearly Loses Leg

    $1,380,000 Recovered

Why Choose Politis & Matovina, P.A.?

  • Actively Involved in Our Local Community & Hometown

  • Treat Every Case with the Utmost Professionalism & Discretion

  • Proven Ability to Handle the Most Complex Cases Successfully

  • High-Quality Legal Counsel and Excellent Client Service

  • Multilingual Service to Better Serve Our Diverse Clientele

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Questions

  • What is my case worth?

    Answer

    Every case is different and it would be irresponsible to give a ballpark number or dollar amount for your specific claim. There are several things that we will need to consider before determining the potential amount of financial compensation available in your situation. In the most general sense, you may be able to recover economic and non-economic damages, such as medical care, lost income, property damage, pain and suffering, and more.

  • What if I received an insurance settlement?

    Answer

    We know that the last thing you may want is a long, drawn-out legal battle. Unfortunately, accepting the first settlement check that comes your way could actually end up jeopardizing your future and your overall well-being. Insurance companies are notorious for providing pitifully low-ball offers to accident victims. We are prepared to fight to make sure your case is valued to the fullest extent so that you receive the proper financial recovery you need and deserve.

  • I’ve heard about a black box. What role does this play?

    Answer

    Most commercial vehicles, including big rigs and semi-trucks, are equipped with electronic on-board recorders. These are also commonly known as a “black box.” This recorder stores data about a truck’s behavior, such as speed or brake application, in the event of an accident or collision. Due to the nature of this recorded information, it is crucial that you act immediately after an accident in order to preserve this evidence before it is deleted or erased.

  • When should I contact a lawyer?

    Answer

    Because there is a time limit on when you can file a truck accident claim, it is highly important that you speak with a legal professional immediately after a collision. Because these cases are extremely time-sensitive, you will not have the luxury of taking your time. Speak with us today to learn more about your State’s statute of limitations and we can help you take the first step towards getting the justice you deserve.

Common Types of Truck Accident Causes

Truck accident cases are incredibly complex matters that require extensive investigation and preparation. Very rarely will they be simple cut and dry cases. Because of the many moving parts involved in these matters, your lawyer should know the ins and outs of the trucking industry and what must be done to maximize your recovery.

  • Negligent, Reckless Drivers
  • Improperly Trained Drivers
  • Traffic Law Violations
  • Poorly Maintained Roads
  • Inclement Weather
  • Defective Auto Parts
  • Truck Accident Do’s and Don’ts

    Do Speak with a Lawyer

    Our firm works hard to make sure your voice is heard. We make sure liable entities or at-fault parties pay for the damages they have caused due to recklessness or negligence.

  • Truck Accident Do’s and Don’ts

    Don’t Admit Guilt

    You may feel inclined to apologize after an accident. Remember: though your intentions may have been rooted in politeness, your words can be misconstrued as an admission of fault.

  • Truck Accident Do’s and Don’ts

    Don’t Trust an Insurance Company

    You depend on insurance protection in the event of an accident. Do not think insurance companies have your best interests at heart. We help level the playing field for you.

Get Covered with Our On-the-Scene Accident Checklist

9 Things You Should Do After a Collision

  • Stay at the scene of the accident, but move to a safe location.

  • Make sure you and anyone else who is hurt receives necessary medical attention.

  • Contact law enforcement to report the accident.

  • Exchange information with the other driver (ex: name & insurance)

  • Talk to witnesses, if any, and write down their contact information.

  • Take pictures of the accident, including the cars, the scene, and any injuries.

  • Let your insurance company know about the accident.

  • Document and save everything regarding the accident.

  • Hire a personal injury attorney to look out for your best interests.

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